14 February 2008
Property from the Collection of Louis Markoya
Salvador Dali (1904-1989)
Papillons psychédélique, projet pour une lithographie
signed with artist's monogram and dated 'G DALI 1973' (lower right)
Rolux collage and black marker on Rolux
22 x 16 1/8 in. (55.9 x 41 cm.)
Executed in 1973
Gift from the artist to the present owner, 1973.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Robert and Nicolas Descharnes have confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Please note that the catalogue illustrations for lots 96 and 98 have been reversed. The correct image for this lot appears on page 82, as lot 96.
Revealed in public for the first time in almost 130 years, Chatterboxes offers an exciting missing link between French and British Impressionism
The pioneering sculptor’s biggest contribution to art was arguably the empty space. Illustrated with works offered in London and New York in November 2018
From industrial landscapes to desert vistas via Paris and abstraction, illustrated with works from The Barney A. Ebsworth Collection and our American Art sale
Specialist Imogen Kerr on why the artist wanted everyone to be able to own one of his works
The Métiers d’Art collection is witty, eclectic and Chanel to the core. Illustrated with bags offered in Handbags and Accessories on 12 December in London
Looking back on a week of auctions that featured masterworks representing some of the greatest collections assembled in the United States